The Appleton Library proudly offers a large variety of books, movies, audiobooks, and reference materials for Adults, Juniors, and Young Children.
Peruse our ongoing Book Sale tables. Our selection is ever changing. Prices for the new and gently used books are: $2-hard cover, $1-paperback, and 50¢ for small books. This remains our most frequent and consistent fundraising event.
Please consider donating new books or gently used books to our collection and Book Sales table. Drop off your donation at our Circulation Desk. We will provide a donation receipt upon request.
The Mildred Stevens Williams Memorial Library provides free library services for all members of our community, offering print and non-print materials, computer access, literary programs for children and adults, and facilities for educational, charitable, cultural and artistic endeavors thereby encouraging a love of reading and learning for all.
Mildred Stevens Williams
2916 Sennebec Road
Appleton, ME 04862
Do you like Cribbage? Or want to learn to play?
We are looking for a group of players interested in a regular game! Please contact us!
Tue: 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wed: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thur: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
& 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sat: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
~Please complete a brief survey to help us continue to improve our library and earn
a free book from our sale table as a thank you! ~
The Appleton Library relies on regular volunteer staff to ensure we are open twenty-one hours a week, including two evenings. Without the support of our committed volunteers, this vital community resource could not continue.
Please consider volunteering for a shift or portion of a shift. Ask our staff or give us a call at 207-785-5656.
Gifts to the Library
The Appleton Library is primarily financed by contributions, grants, and special events, with some funding from the Town of Appleton. Please consider donating to Appleton Library, a 501(c)3 entity, All donations are tax deductible.
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Call for Art: local artists interested in displaying at Appleton Library, please let us know! 785-5656
November 2018 Events
Tuesdays, November 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6:00 - 7:00 pm: Yoga with Kyla. Every Tuesday evening, Kyla Cech will offer yoga classes in our meeting room. First class is free and subsequent classes are $10 or in trade. Please bring your own mat.
Thursdays, November 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29, 6–8 pm: Tech Assist. Every Thursday evening, we will be available to assist with basic computer questions and trouble shoot Microsoft and Google issues.
Thursday, November 8, 6–8 pm: Family Game Night. Bring your family and friends to enjoy fun games on the 2nd Thursday each month! Feel free to bring a favorite game to share.
Thursday, November 15, 6:30 - 8:00 pm: Third Thursday Talk - Trash Talk. David Stanley, from Tri-County Solid Waste Management in Union, will talk about how they handle everything that residents of Appleton, Liberty, Somerville, Union & Washington bring in for disposal. You may be amazed to hear how little of our solid waste goes to landfills and how much is reused. Dave will explain why the station is no "dump" and field your questions.
Tuesday, November 20, 3:00 - 4:00 pm: Fiber Arts Tuesday. Itching to complete that fiber arts project? Come and stitch with Penelope Olson and Julie Sells on the third Tuesday of every month. Please come with questions.
Saturdays, 10:30 am: Storytime for children of any age!